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   Re: [xml-dev] Why you should avoid Notation Declarations (by

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Richard wrote

> The consequence of this difference between DTDs and Schemas seems to
> be that if you want to use notations in documents and have them be
> both DTD- and Schema-valid, you must ensure that the notation names
> can be expressed in the instance without the use of a prefix.

Another consequence is that you can't (by default) access DTD Notations
in Xpath 2 / Xquery as (unlike, say the ID type) the differences
between the DTD typing and schema typing are irreconcilable when
building the Xpath model.


      The following properties of the unparsed entity information item
      have no value: [notation name], [notation].


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